Community Education

Want to learn something new?  Join one of these evening Community Education classes at College of the Ouachitas! For more information or to register, call 501-332-0210 or 501-337-5000 or email mharper@coto.edu. Most classes are held on Monday, Tuesday or Thursday nights. Click here to register for a class.

Sign up now to get early discount price.

 

Diabetes Self-Care Workshop - Instructor Kwin Black MS, RD, LD.  Saturday, March 14th from 9 am - 4 pm with lunch from 1 -2 pm at College of the Ouachitas.  Lecture Hall, room A-309. Cost is $125.  Register at library.coto.edu – community ed. Please call 501-332-0210 for more information.

    Diabetes Overview
    Healthy Eating with Diabetes
    Heathy Shopping/Food Preparation
    Self-care Activities and Diabetes
    Monitoring Blood Sugar
    Healthy Diabetes Maintenance

 

ACT TEST PREP - Classes offered in Spring 2015.  TBA.  Test dates are April 18th and June 13th.  Classes are usually taught on Tuesday nights from 6 – 9 p.m. for five weeks right before the test date.  Need 10 students for class to make.  Cost is $125.

 

Ballroom Dancing - Night Club Two-Step. Tuesday nights from 5:30-7 p.m. Cost is $20 per person. Dancing instructor is Tony Gunn from Hot Springs. Click here for registration, waiver and payment information.

 

Yoga Love COED – new session starts each month.  On Mondays from 6 – 7 pm. in the Great Room.  Cost is $20, 4 weeks, certified instructor Kasey Spence Hieter.   March 2, 9, 16, and 30th.  Next session April 6,13,20, and 27th.

 

Ukrainian Easter Egg – March 10th, 6 – 8:30 p.m. taught by Dr. Stephen Schoonmaker.  Cost is $20, Room B106 in Science Building.

 

Welding Basics – 12 hours total – meets on Tuesday and Thursday nights 6 – 8 p.m.  Three weeks total.  Taught by Chris Stovall, cost is $150 and includes supplies, torch and set up.

 

Conversational Spanish - $80 Tuesday and Thursday nights 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m for four weeks.

 

The following classes are one hour weekly for 4 weeks each, with all materials provided:

Oil Painting - $60
Jewelry Making - $150
Papermaking - $40
Creative Writing - $25

 

Other classes that are a possibility:

Computer Basics
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Access
Microsoft Excel
Line Dancing
Google Apps
Scuba Diving
Golf
H&R Block income tax
Digital Photography
Driver’s Education
 

Online Ed-2-Go Program - we offer a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the Internet.  Speed Spanish, Keyboarding, Grammar Refresher and more.  Go to: http://www.ed2go.com/otcweb/ for more information.

Take a four week course for $85! (Prices Vary)
Some of the most popular courses:

Intro to Microsoft Excel 2010
Speed Spanish
Creating Web Pages
SAT/ACT Prep
GRE Prep
Keyboarding
Become a Veterinary Assistant
Writing for Children
Writing Effective Grant Proposals
Grammar Refresher

 

You may register for any of the Community Ed classes online at library.coto.edu under Community Education link or call 501-337-5000 or 501-332-0210 for more information.